The grand dame of Singapore’s tourism, Singapore Cable Car, turns 40 this year. I have not been on a cable car ride in Singapore since more than two decades ago when I was still a little boy.
Just last month, Rachel and I brought Asher on his first cable car ride in Singapore:
Images taken during our cable car ride from Mt Faber to Sentosa and back:
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[image_slider link=”http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7403/12992599793_5ddd57e091_o.jpg” source=”http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7403/12992599793_5ddd57e091_o.jpg”] Nearing Sentosa [/image_slider]
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Do you remember when the original cable car cabins used to be like these:
How time flies.
In conjunction with its 40th birthday, Singapore Cable Car will be running a slew of contest and promotions to reward everyone. Share your favourite cable car moments in photographs and stories online by sending them to [email protected] with your name and contact details and stand to win a night’s stay at Shangri-La’s Rasa Sentosa Resort & Spa, among other attractive prizes!
Other promotions include:
Cable Car Joyride
A 40 per cent ‘Thank You’ discount, S$15.60 (U.P. S$26.00) for adult and a special rate for children aged 3-12 years old at S$10.00 (U.P. S$15.00) from 1 March 2014 to 4 May 2014. This offer is available for DBS/POSB, NTUC cardholders and SingTel customers.
Free Dessert (cake or ice-cream) with every S$40.00 spent at Spuds & Aprons (Mount Faber, Level 2).
Free Cable Car memento with every S$40.00 spent at Singapore Cable Car retail shops located at Sentosa (Imbiah) and Mount Faber.
Top up S$40.00 per adult and extend the joyride to include unlimited admission to 4D AdventureLand and a ride on Skyline Luge & Skyride.